Nigerian Army authorities celebrate latest successes against ISWAP/Boko Haram terrorists. However, it is important to note that the conflict in the North East of Nigeria has been ongoing for over a decade, and despite various military offensives, the terrorist groups have been able to maintain a significant presence in the region.
Human Rights Watch, a global rights group has said in a report that important social reforms enacted under Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, have been accompanied by deepening repression and abusive practices meant to silence dissidents and critics.
A global rights group, Human Rights Watch has again taken a critical look at the human rights profile of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, and left Abuja with a damning report.
President Buhari’s APC administration does not seem to be enjoying a favourable human rights rating. Human Rights Watch says civil society led campaigns against arbitrary arrests, detention, and torture exposed human rights abuses by security agencies, including by the SSS and SARS.